Everyone who studied or will be studying abroad has the same panicked feeling before they leave: Will you remember everything? What if it’s not what you expect? How will you survive in a foreign country? Even though we've already spend a semester abroad, we still had this feeling when getting ready to head back to Europe, so like most millennials, we jumped on the internet to look for a few tips.
And we were a bit disappointed by some of the articles we found. "Bring a suitcase" and "Remember Your Passport" were a few that made the list. And while these are definitely important things to remember, we felt a lot of lists left our important things that travel abroad newbies may have no idea about. So we compiled a list of things we were glad we were told before we left/learned during our last trip.....
If you're more of a visual person, check out our article 10 Things to Remember Before Traveling Abroad article on the Odyssey. It's got lots of fun GIFS. www.theodysseyonline.com/10-things-remember-before-going-abroad
-Lexa and Caroline